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Custer's Last Ale | Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub

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3.99/5
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8 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
Wyoming, United States
snakeriverbrewing.com

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This beer is an English pale ale, full bodied and copper colored. The hop flavor and aroma are strong and assertive. Caramel malt and English yeast produce a nutty and fruity character. Dry-hopping in the conditioning phase completes the package.

Added by BeerBeing on 03-26-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
8
pDev:
11.03%
Bros Score:
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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by ToddKehoe:
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

More User Reviews:
Photo of chinchill
3.49/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the brewpub in Jackson WY.
Copper body with high clarity and a thin but durable white head.
Aroma: light hops and hints of honey and ??.
Moderate strength flavor for style.
Smooth medium body.

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Photo of sweethome
4.07/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a light golden color, a slight haze. White head, perfect pour. Nice lacing.

Nose is rather rich carmel malts, and some spicy hops.

Entry is very nice, a spicy, rich malt - english-style pedigree. I love the spicy flavor...a bit of floral hops with a rich carmel malt. The hops say pacific northwest. Flows out with nice bittering that bites at the palate. Cleans up the sweet malts, leaves just a bit of that rich carmel malt. Leaves me wanting more with each savored sip. Near perfect balance.

A classy and distinguished english style ale that is decidedly american.

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Photo of Farinag16447
4.19/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Spreetaper
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Cooper's Craft (Chelsea) NYC

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Photo of PhatAtUT
5/5  rDev +25.3%

Photo of Bitterbill
3.79/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Slight haze to a light golden brew. The foam and lacing are impressive.

Spicy hop nose to go with a solid slightly sweet malt backbone.

Spicy hops and malt that leans more towards the grain side than caramel side.

Good mouthfeel.

This tastes a lot like Snow King. ??

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Photo of Dirk_Chappelle
3.59/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Custer's Last Ale from Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
Beer rating: 3.99 out of 5 with 8 ratings
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